Roeland Park residents very happy with their city overall in new survey

If you want to find a place where people are happy to live, Roeland Park is the city for you, according to a new survey of residents.

Ninety-six percent said Roeland Park was either an excellent or good place to live. Almost 90 percent agreed it was a good place to raise children and 70 percent said they’d buy their next home there.

“We’re very pleased with the result,” City Administrator Keith Moody said Wednesday. “It’s very nice to see the citizens are pleased with the services we’re providing.”

This is the third survey done by the ETC Institute for Roeland Park, the others were in 2008 and 2013. The latest version was conducted last spring and 515 households completed the survey, giving it a 95 percent level of confidence.

(Read more: Prairie Village Post)